Prime minister Narendra Modi’s visit to Bharat Biotech facility in Hyderabad on Saturday had its share of controversy, which started even before the Prime minister arrived in the city, as on Friday the Telangana CMO informed that after it communicated to the Prime minister’s Office that Chief Minister K Chandrashekar Rao would receive the Pm on his arrival in Hyderabad as per protocol, it was told by the PMO that Cm need not receive the Pm.
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Xiaomi, 8 other Chinese firms face US ban just days before Trump exit
JUST days before exiting the White House, the trump administration on Friday added nine Chinese firms, including smartphone giant Xiaomi, to its list of blacklisted companies. the US alleged that the companies had links to the Chinese military, terming them “Communist Chinese Military Compan(ies)”.
Forest may emit more CO2 than O2
Study says world’s green set to release more greenhouse gas than absorb it by 2050
N Korea shows submarine-launched missile that could be a game-changer
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Centre will be forced to withdraw farm laws: Rahul
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BRUISED BUT NOT BATTERED
New-look bowling line-up keeps India alive despite Saini injury on Day 1 of final Test
Bhogi pollution: City breathes sigh of relief
Chennai records Air Quality Index of 121 as favourable climatic conditions ensure faster dispersion of pollutants
MASTER, FANBOYS, AND THE VIRUS: A LOVE TRIANGLE
FESTIVALS are incomplete in Tamil Nadu without films. Bigticket releases of Kollywood superstars are usually timed to coincide with Deepavali or Pongal. This year, however, with the Covid playing the supervillain in the real world, filmmakers struggled to get their movies out to the audience.
RAIN BATTERS SOUTHERN TN FOR THIRD DAY
Over 6,000 acres of paddy in Nellai under water; 19 families near Thamirabarani bund at Kongurayakurichi and 25 families at Alwarthoppu shifted to community halls
Unseasonal showers wash away Pongal business
THOUSANDS of small-time traders in Tiruchy, who were banking on Pongal sale to help them recover from loss due to the pandemic, are a disappointed lot.
Are we ‘mask'ing it? Covid safety takes back seat
“MASK it or risk it,” was the key takeaway that 2020 left us all with. By now, the familiarity with the virus, has made us adapt a laid-back approach towards it. Festival seasons, social gatherings and movie releases are testing times; wait... all these together have filled our calender this week. So, how well ‘mask disciplined’ are we?
The Heartful Chef
VIJAY SADHU is a perfectionist. Whether he is standing in the kitchen of one of his many successful restaurants in the United States, competing with Bobby Flay, or simply sitting in meditation, Chef Vijay determinedly puts his heart into everything he does. The result? Great food that is filled with love, hard-earned and well-deserved success, and a daily effort to show up as his best possible self. Sitting at a table at Fausto’s, Kanha Shanti Vanam’s Italian Restaurant, he shares more about his passion for cooking and his journey of becoming a chef with MAMATA VENKAT, how finding a Guru and diving into spirituality changed his attitude in the kitchen, and how all of his experiences have shaped his most important role: being a parent.
In this delightful interview, BHAMINI SHREE shares her journey of expression through painting – both Madhubani folk art and abstract painting – with MEGHANA ANAND. Through art, gradually she was able to manage her depression, expand her self-expression, and also develop her art as a career.
Stress & depression may test vaccine efficacy, says study
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Spike in black marketing of tickets to visit Charminar
Thousands of visitors can be seen at Charminar during weekends
Soldier from T dies in Leh boulder mishap
A 35-year-old soldier from Mahbubnagar district died when some boulders fell on him while serving in Leh, Ladakh. Ar my officials informed the family about the mishap which took place on December 24.
City's oldest choir keeps spirit of Christmas alive
When Covid-19 turned inside out the scope for live performances, The Tabernacles, Hyderabad’s oldest choir, headed online to ensure it would not be a Christmas without music. Formed as a labour of love by a group of nine boys in 1967, the 53-year-old gospel singing group continues to flourish with 50 singers and 12 instrumentalists who come together every week demonstrating the group’s motto, ‘service to singing’.
Aurobindo in pact with COVAXX to develop, make Covid vaccine for India
Aurobindo is also developing a candidate based on its proprietary Vesiculo Vax platform and has also collaborated with CSIR for developing multiple coronavirus vaccines Aurobindo is also developing a candidate based on its proprietary Vesiculo Vax platform and has also collaborated with CSIR for developing multiple coronavirus vaccines
Mir Alam Mandi Kaman stands on its last legs, poses threat to visitors & vendors
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Govt to prepare dist-wise action plan for road safety
CS Directs Officials To Ready